|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0852|
|Date Published:||16 Aug 2015|
|Last Updated:||21 Feb 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Apple Computer Safari prior to 6.2.5|
Apple Computer Safari prior to 7.1.5
Apple Computer Safari prior to 8.0.5
|Vulnerability Description||A cross-origin security bypass vulnerability exists in Apple Safari. The vulnerability is due to improper decoding of URLs. A remote unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user into opening a specially crafted page.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Apple Safari URL Handling Cross-Origin Security Bypass